The weekend by the track of the madrid Circuit of Jarama ran a few cars very special. He has held the Jarama Classic 2016, the first edition of a new event organized by Peter Auto, organizer of several events related to the classic cars competition. And go cars that we could see in the Jarama! Jewelry is a classic first level amenizaron the week-end with the racing, the noise, the smell of gasoline and the atmosphere of the paddock.
During the weekend more than 10,000 fans were able to enjoy racing cars of group C with 14 representatives, some of the stature of the Peugeot 905 Le Mans winner in 1992 and 1993, 0 of the Aston Martin AMR1 of 1989. Also contested races in other events, Peter Auto like the Sixties’ Endurance, Trofeo Nastro Rosso, Heritage Touring Cup since or the Iberian Historic Endurance with a car no less interesting.
to See the mechanical work allowed you to delve into the Jarama Classic 2016
In total there were 186 sports cars and racing of all times, accessible to everyone. In addition to the impressive racing, the paddock and pits of the Jarama Classic 2016 were all a delight for fans of the classic car. One could walk as for his house, enter to kitchen and to see how the mechanics put the cars for the races. The smell of gasoline and the noise they made that we might enjoy the Jarama Classic 2016 at least three of our senses: sight, hearing and smell. The touch, best to leave it to the margin in an event of these characteristics…
In the circuit, we were able to enjoy the different races, with the cars rolling in all its glory. It is impressive to see these machines of yesteryear running on the track like what they did in their most active years of competition. Many are cars that cost several million euros, which make the fans enjoy and we suffer to see them run at the same time, crossing their fingers so that no output track, or blow. Of course, and as in any competition, these events were not lacking, even though no serious incidents in the Jarama Classic 2016.
In the Jarama Classic 2016 we could contemplate car impressive as the Ferrari 250 GTO “Breadvan”, Maserati T60 “Birdcage”, several units of the Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta SWB, Alfa Romeo TZ1, Ferrari 275 GTB, Lancia Beta GR.V, Lola T70, Ford GT 40, also missing several specimens of DeTomaso Pantera, Porsche 911, Porsche 356, Ford Mustang, BMW 2002, MINI, AC Cobra and many other cars that any aficionado of the classics I would like to have in your garage.
Photos Unai Ona and Ion Fernandez Mendia